Country Artists React to the Death of Earl Thomas Conley

Earl Thomas Conley

When news broke that Earl Thomas Conley passed away Wednesday (April 10), country stars spoke out about their memories of the legendary country singer. Earl found success as a singer with the 1981 No. 1 hit “Fire and Smoke.” His unique vocal style put him on a chart topping streak in the 1980s that started … Read more

Country Legend Earl Thomas Conley Passes Away at 77

Earl Thomas Conley dead at 77

One Country is saddened to report that country music legend and “Thinking Man’s Country” singer Earl Thomas Conley has passed away at the age of 77. News broke of Earl’s death when Blake Shelton posted a photo and a heartbroken message on Twitter sharing the news. “My heart is absolutely destroyed today,” he wrote. “I’m … Read more

Blake Shelton Opens Up About Close Friends— ” I Hold Them High”

Blake Shelton performing

When your one of country music’s biggest stars, true friends are probably hard to come by. Do they like you for you or are they after your fame and money? Well, Blake Shelton is one of those superstars who can consider himself very lucky to have a few close friends. In recent interview with People, … Read more